A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
All over the world, historians are dusting off a phrase that regularly has a sharp, if fleeting, relevance: Pre-revolutionary conditions.
Fri, 18 Oct, 2019
is Reuters global affairs columnist, writing on international affairs, globalization, conflict and other issues.
Thu, 25 Jan, 2018
This year’s Davos gathering could rival the US version of TV reality show The Apprentice, which helped propel Donald Trump into the White House, for ratings-boosting excitement because it’s risky and because the stakes are much higher.
Tue, 23 Jan, 2018
India stands on the threshold of global economic dominance, with a massive population set to eclipse that of China.savours an optimistic vision of the world’s largest democracy
Sat, 15 Jul, 2017
India has lost 2,000 square kilometres to its neighbour’s daily, cross-border stealth missions, but a bullet has yet to be fired. It’s time to be assertive, says
Tue, 20 Jun, 2017
French President Emmanuel Macron told Prime Minister of India, Narendra Modi, on Saturday he would travel to India before the end of the year for a summit on promoting solar energy.
Sat, 03 Jun, 2017
A human rights group has expressed concern over brutal attacks in India by self-appointed "cow protectors" against Muslims and lower castes over rumours that they sold, bought or killed cows for beef.
Fri, 28 Apr, 2017
India has withdrawn 86% of its paper money in a bid to eradicate tax evasion, but a world that follows suit may not be very democratic, writes.
Mon, 24 Apr, 2017
Strongman rulers have recognised the influence their diaspora have, leaving Western nations to deal with a population with split loyalties, writes Leonid Bershidsky
Wed, 19 Apr, 2017
Prime minister Narendra Modi is clearing the way for Apple to open its first retail store in India after repeated delays, according to people familiar with the matter.
Thu, 21 Jul, 2016
Apple’s Tim Cook outlined his vision for his company in India in a meeting with Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday where they also discussed cyber security and data encryption.
Mon, 23 May, 2016
One can only hope that xenophobic Trumpism will be rejected by the American electorate, writes
Tue, 10 May, 2016
Sat, 12 Mar, 2016
Wed, 06 Jan, 2016
Police arrested two teenagers yesterday for allegedly raping a toddler in New Delhi, in the latest incident of sexual violence against a young child in the Indian capital.
Mon, 19 Oct, 2015
Indian poultry firms expect demand to pick up after a ban on beef in the country’s western state of Maharashtra, with other states ruled by Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s Hindu nationalist party also aiming to toughen laws on livestock slaughter.
Wed, 11 Mar, 2015
US President Barack Obama and Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi have announced they have made progress on nuclear cooperation and climate change.
Sun, 25 Jan, 2015
Fri, 02 Jan, 2015
Ten women died and 14 were in a serious condition after messed operations at a government mass sterilisation ‘camp’ in the central Indian state of Chhattisgarh, officials said last night.
Wed, 12 Nov, 2014
India’s new government introduced a reform-minded budget today, focusing on promoting manufacturing and infrastructure and expanding the tax base.
Thu, 10 Jul, 2014
With many worrying about the threat of tough measures in the new government’s first budget next week, a Facebook post suggesting the finance minister might be pondering less earthly matters quickly roused anger.
Thu, 03 Jul, 2014
India’s new government will use public and private investment to create jobs for the millions who enter the workforce every year and will make containing inflation its top priority, its president said yesterday.
Tue, 10 Jun, 2014
As the wealth gap globally widens, a political backlash has begun among an increasingly militant public, writes Kyran Fitzgerald.
Mon, 19 May, 2014
Thousands of cheering supporters have welcomed India’s next prime minister on his arrival in the capital after leading his party to a staggering victory in national elections.
Sat, 17 May, 2014
Narendra Modi thundered to victory in India’s election, trouncing the ruling Nehru-Gandhi dynasty in a seismic political shift that gives the Hindu nationalist and his party a mandate for sweeping economic reform.
Sat, 17 May, 2014
Opposition leader Narendra Modi is set to win India’s election by a landslide, according to preliminary results.
Fri, 16 May, 2014
Indian voters, worried about jobs and angry about corruption, look set to turf out the ruling Congress Party in the world’s biggest election starting today in favour of the opposition Hindu nationalists under hardliner Narendra Modi.
Mon, 07 Apr, 2014
Statue #1: Zidane sent off in Qatar
Fri, 01 Nov, 2013
Priests in the Hindu holy town of Gaya in India have criticised a move to introduce an online version of a traditional ritual.
Fri, 03 Jul, 2009
Indian political parties were today focusing their attentions on their post-election strategies ahead of the results being announced over the weekend.
Thu, 14 May, 2009
CRICKET Australia’s hopes of organising a domestic Twenty20 competition to rival the Indian Premier League have been given a major boost after the Board of Control for Cricket in India agreed to release their players for the mooted event.
Sat, 27 Sep, 2008
At least 29 people were killed and 88 wounded when a series of small explosions hit the western Indian city of Ahmadabad today, a top official said, a day after seven similar blasts struck another city in the south.
Sat, 26 Jul, 2008
India's Hindu nationalists scored a resounding victory today in a closely watched state election that was widely seen as a crucial test amid persistent talk of early national elections.
Sun, 23 Dec, 2007
The government of Niger has ordered the expulsion of 150,000 Arab refugees from Chad and neighbouring countries who have lived there for decades.
Wed, 25 Oct, 2006
Four suspected Islamic militants who police said belonged to a suicide squad were shot and killed today in the western Indian state of Gujarat, top police officials said.
Tue, 15 Jun, 2004
The ruling party won a sweeping victory today in state elections in western India – a landslide that could boost Hindu supremacists in national politics and challenge the nation’s secular traditions.
Sun, 15 Dec, 2002
At least two people were killed and eight others injured when Indian police opened fire to disperse rioting mobs in Gujarat state.
Sat, 20 Jul, 2002
Opposition parties stalled work in India’s Parliament today, demanding the resignation of Gujarat state’s chief minister for failing to stop the recent bloodshed between Hindus and Muslims.
Mon, 15 Apr, 2002
Muslims in India’s western state of Gujarat were today still too frightened to leave their homes or return to those they fled, fearing more attacks from Hindus after five days of mob violence.
Mon, 04 Mar, 2002